Archive: February 2013

Why HTML5 Is Not Enough

Posted on Tuesday, February 19th, 2013 by Steve Maryka

As enterprises begin to explore their options for extending IT infrastructure into the mobile space, one of the questions we often hear  is “Why not  just develop my solution using HTML5?”.  I’ll take a stab at answering that, and describe how ICEmobile add ... read more


123D Augmented Reality?

Posted on Friday, February 15th, 2013 by Cruz Miraback

One of the missing pieces in developing Augmented Reality applications is the creation of the objects themselves. Autodesk has released 123D Creature, a creature editor for the iPad. According to the specifications, it is capable of .OBJ file export, precisely the input file type supported by ... read more


JSFCentral Episode 30: Ted Goddard on ICEfaces and ICEmobile

Posted on Monday, February 11th, 2013 by Cruz Miraback

JSFCentral editor-in-chief Kito D. Mann talks with Ted Goddard about ICEfaces, ICEmobile, JSF 2.2, and more and is available as an audio podcast or transcript.

ICEmobile on the new BlackBerry Z10 … Not!

Posted on Tuesday, February 5th, 2013 by Cruz Miraback

I was very excited to pick up the new BlackBerry Z10 (released today in Canada) to test out ICEmobile on it and start work on enhanced BlackBerry support in ICEmobile 3.3. In yet another example of the draconian cell phone provider system we have, it turns out that Rogers will not sell you a phone for the low low price of $650. For the first few weeks, the only way to obtain the new BlackBerr ... read more